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Formula E News

Thu Jan 31, 2013 9:47 am



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For those of you that love speed, but w/o the need for combustion:

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130131-electric-cars-enter-the-fast-lane

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Each one will look similar to a standard single-seat, open cockpit Formula 1 car, complete with large wings at the front and back. Details of the engines are still under wraps, but its designers do not think performance will be a problem.

“We are working at the extreme edge of what electric drive can do,” Peter Van



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Re: Formula E News

Tue Jun 11, 2013 1:02 pm

Yeeeesssss....! It IS coming soon....

http://www.fiaformulae.com/

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Re: Formula E News

Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:33 am

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24013661
Smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm has signed a sponsorship deal with the forthcoming Formula E championship.

The FIA international motorsports body plans to launch the electric-car competition next year as an alternative to Formula 1.

Qualcomm will provide wireless-charging and augmented-reality technology to help the teams taking part and the public watching the races.
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Re: Formula E News

Wed Sep 11, 2013 12:30 pm

Man... still a year away at this point. :cry:

Looking forward to seeing video of them using this in anger.
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Re: Formula E News

Wed Sep 11, 2013 1:21 pm

The cars will race on 18-inch treaded tires supplied by Michelin.

What, no Ecopias?
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Re: Formula E News

Mon Sep 16, 2013 9:03 pm

More News: Qualcomm becomes technology partner of FIA Formula E Championship
http://chargedevs.com/newswire/qualcomm-becomes-technology-partner-of-fia-formula-e-championship/


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